Chronic Illness Book Club

May Book Review: How Can You NOT Laugh at a Time Like This? by Carla Ulbrich

From the first moment I was diagnosed with my autoimmune diseases, I was looking not only for ways that I could help my body, but also help my mental health and my spirit.  Carla Ulbrich is the big sister I never had.   Ulbrich does a brilliant job of walking us through the various stages… Read More May Book Review: How Can You NOT Laugh at a Time Like This? by Carla Ulbrich

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Right now, I can count myself blest. While Rheumatoid Arthritis has taken away my original livelihood, I am slowly sculpting new avenues for myself. I have avenues for writing to explore, and avenues for artwork, and avenues for antique sales. In all of this, I am single but living with amazing parents. Because they are… Read More Hashtag

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Repost: What You Should Know About Autoimmune Diseases

  March is Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month, and according to the American Autoimmune Related Disease Association, it’s a staggeringly large community. Amongst the most staggering facts: Today, approximately 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune diseases constituting a major health crisis. There are over 100 different autoimmune diseases on record. Autoimmune disease cluster in families and… Read More Repost: What You Should Know About Autoimmune Diseases